Review: how effective is Aricept for Dementia?
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 6, 2013)
Overall ratings: 2.5/5
Long term ratings: 2.7/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Aricept (donepezil hydrochloride) is for Dementia. The study is based on 76 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Aricept
Aricept (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in memory loss. Common side effects of Aricept include fall, weakness, nausea aggravated, nausea, confusional state.
Dementia is typically treated by Aricept, Namenda, Seroquel, Donepezil, Exelon, Galantamine Hydrobromide.
On Dec, 6, 2013: 76 people are studied for taking Aricept in Dementia
Aricept effectiveness for Dementia (number of people):
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- By Karamella: Normal pressure hydrocephalus & metoclopramide
(for a 87 year old woman who has Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus, GERD, Dementia, Hypertension, Fractured Hip, Reflux Esophagitis, and takes Metoclopramide, Remeron, Lisinopril, Aricept, Oxycodone Hydrochloride)
My Mom while recovering from a hip fracture in a rehab center was given Metoclopramide for 2 days when she suddenly (about 2-3 hours after her dose of metoclopramide at lunch time) became completely disoriented,lethargic and could not speak. She could barely swallow, and could not drink liquids even ...
(Number of patients like Karamella: 11,766)
- By Aliosn Wall: Does aricept shorten life expectancy? i am a 61 year old women with mild dementia.
(for a 61 year old woman who has Dementia, and takes Aricept)
I have rcently been diagnosed with mild dementia and have been started on a low dose of aricept (25 mg daily). Will it shorten my life expectancy at all? Is there any research?
(Number of patients like Aliosn Wall: 247)
- By jlh: How does aricept compare to exelon for diarrea side effect?
(for a 80 year old man who has Alzheimer's Disease, and takes Aricept, Exelon)
When I was diagnosed with Alzheimer's in 2009 I started on Aricept. After I reached the 10mg. dose I had a very severe case of diarrhea. I want to try a medicine approach again and hope to later add Namenda. I again have started Aricept. If the diarrhea problem with Aricept repeats,should I try Exel ...
(Number of patients like jlh: 262)
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